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Felixstowe Seafront Gardens

| Next to Felixstowe Town Hall, Felixstowe IP11 2AG, England
+44 1394 444576
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Worth The Wait

Having visited Felixstowe for 7 years, and now live here, these beautiful gardens have been a long... read more

Reviewed May 3, 2017
Wanderingwoman2017
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Felixstowe, United Kingdom
Splendid by the sea

Lovely, lovely place. A brief glimpse of when we knew how to enjoy the seaside. The surrounding... read more

Reviewed April 30, 2017
Foxandhare
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Hong Kong, China
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A Tranquil Place By The Sea & A Unique Part of Suffolk Coastal Heritage. A Suffolk Coastal District Council Project supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund. This restoration project aims to restore and enhance the heritage asset of Felixstowe Seafront Gardens to maintain its cultural and historic significance and extend its accessibility and appeal to a new generation and wider audience. Please note that dogs are welcome - please ensure they are kept on a lead.
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| Next to Felixstowe Town Hall, Felixstowe IP11 2AG, England
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Reviewed May 3, 2017

Having visited Felixstowe for 7 years, and now live here, these beautiful gardens have been a long time coming, but are definitely worth the wait. There are a large variety of plants beautifully placed in the landscaped areas covering various levels, many of which are...More

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SeafrontGardens, General Manager at Felixstowe Seafront Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded May 5, 2017

Thank you for your comments. The Gardeners and the Friends group are doing a great job to keep them well maintained. Helen

Reviewed April 30, 2017 via mobile

Lovely, lovely place. A brief glimpse of when we knew how to enjoy the seaside. The surrounding architecture is impressive and the sea is fresh and inspiring.

Thank Foxandhare
SeafrontGardens, General Manager at Felixstowe Seafront Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded May 2, 2017

Thank you for your comments. do come back and visit soon. Helen

Reviewed April 28, 2017

I regularly walk through the gardens, or take a short break, as there are plenty of seats. I have been pleasantly surprised that there has been no apparent vandalism since the newly improved gardens were re-opened last year. SCDC are very good at keeping the...More

Thank nigelmeadows47
SeafrontGardens, Manager at Felixstowe Seafront Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your comments. The Gardeners and the Friends group are doing a great job to keep them well maintained.

Reviewed April 27, 2017

Beautiful gardens, lovely walk along the prom, amazing sunsets. Great to just sit and "be". Relaxing and peaceful.

Thank Clare M
SeafrontGardens, Manager at Felixstowe Seafront Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your comments. The Gardeners and the Friends group are doing a great job to keep them well maintained.

Reviewed April 18, 2017

Walked here once or twice on a recent visit. The gardens have been restored over the past 4 or five years, I am led to believe, and they have done an amazing job. Lovely well kept gardens and good for a day or night time...More

Thank DerbyshireFlyboy
SeafrontGardens, General Manager at Felixstowe Seafront Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded April 26, 2017

Thank you. Please do come back and visit.

Reviewed April 13, 2017 via mobile

Absolutely lovely well kept gardens definitely worth a visit walk round the gardens and waterfall very relaxing take a stroll along the prom and get an ice cream tea or coffee from one of the many kiosks sit and look out to sea watch the...More

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SeafrontGardens, General Manager at Felixstowe Seafront Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded April 26, 2017

Thank you for your comment. We are pleased to hear you enjoyed your visit - do come back!

Reviewed April 12, 2017 via mobile

lovely walk through the well kept gardens and stroll along the prom peaceful and great views out to sea stop for a ice cream or cup of tea/coffee at one of the many kiosks definitely worth a visit

Thank Suzi W
SeafrontGardens, General Manager at Felixstowe Seafront Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded April 26, 2017

Thank you for your comment. We are delighted you enjoyed the gardens.

Reviewed April 11, 2017

Wonderful views from the Seafront Gardens, they are very family friendly and easy to get to the beach.

Thank Christine H
SeafrontGardens, General Manager at Felixstowe Seafront Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded April 25, 2017

Thank you for your comments. Next time you visit do pop in to the tourist information beach hut on the Promenade. We would love to have your comments on our 'We love Felixstowe because ...' postcards.

Reviewed April 11, 2017

We used this garden as a viewing point to look over the sea and also a means to get up the cliff. It has seats to rest on as walking up the hill road nearby is labour intensive. Pleasant area not very big worth a...More

Thank David C
Reviewed April 11, 2017

The gardens are so lovely, in the summer I sometimes go down and sit there with my book to relax., lovely views over the sea.

Thank mindie771
SeafrontGardens, Manager at Felixstowe Seafront Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your comments. The Gardeners and the Friends group are doing a great job to keep them well maintained.

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Tiffany h
Is there parking nearby
August 27, 2016|
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Response from S P | Reviewed this property |
Yes, a large car park in town, just behind the gardens. I think this car park is about £1.20 for up to 4 hours. Also, lots of parking along the seafront. Some areas you do have to pay however mostly not. There are car parks... More
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tillyflop45
Are the gardens dog friendly
August 17, 2016|
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Response from ardvak | Reviewed this property |
Yes dogs are allowed in the gardens, there are plenty of dog bins.
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